Registration for the 2020 Winter Convention is now open!

Register online for the convention early and save more. Alternatively, you can download the PDF registration form and mail to AAJ.

Registration Information

Registration is in The Grand Salon of the Hilton New Orleans Riverside. The registration hours are as follows:

Friday, February 7:  2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Saturday, February 8:  7:30 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday, February 9:  7:30 am – 3:00 pm
Monday, February 10:  7:30 am – 3:00 pm
Tuesday, February 11:  7:30 am – 12:00 pm

Convention Eligibility

Attending an AAJ convention is an exclusive benefit provided only to the following AAJ member types and their guests:

• Regular
• Sustaining
• President’s Club
• Life
• Paralegal Affiliates
• Government
• Military
• Retired
• Law Students
• Law Graduates
• Law Professors

In addition, Judges, State and Provincial Trial Lawyer Association Executive Directors, and Staff are welcome.

For details on joining AAJ, call 800-424-2727 or 202-965-3500, ext. 8611, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am–6:00 pm ET , or join online at

Take Advantage of Registration Discounts

Lawyers attending their first convention, who were first admitted to practice with bar dates within the past 10 years, receive a 50% discount on the full registration rate.

Paralegals attending their first convention receive a 50% discount*

Three or more members from the same firm may take advantage of a 10% discount on registration fees if they register at the same time. If you are registering by mail or fax Registration forms must be completed for each member.

The registration cut-off dates are as follows:
Super Saver - September 20, 2019
Early Bird – November 8, 2019
Advance Rate – December 13, 2019
Full Rate – After December 13, 2019

* Note: Discounts do not apply to the daily rate. These offers are not valid with any other discount.

New Member Offer

Interested in joining the American Association for Justice? New members of the American Association for Justice are eligible to receive up to $1000 in savings on convention registration and membership fees. Please visit for more details.

Continuing Legal Education (CLE)

Earn MCLE and AAJ Education credits*, including ethics credits, in four days. If you have specific MCLE questions, please call the CLE Assistant at 800-622-1791 or 202-965-3500, ext. 8335

* Note: Number of credits may be vary depending on calculation method used by individual state accreditation agencies. All credits, including ethics, are pending review by these agencies. AAJ is a State Bar of California MCLE approved provider. Available CLE/MCLE credits are contingent upon approval from state bars and/or MCLE boards and may vary by jurisdiction.

Women Trial Lawyers (WTLC) Leadership Summit

The Women Trial Lawyers Caucus will host its biennial Leadership Summit on February 7, 2020. A diverse group of accomplished speakers will teach techniques and tactics to strengthen leadership skills that will affect change in our members, their clients, and their firms. “The Power of Us” will feature panels, keynote speakers, and more and is open to all female voting and paralegal members. In lieu of a registration fee, members will make a $25 contribution to the Mike Eidson Scholarship fund. Register here, and email with any questions.

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